Season 4 of the My Hero Academia anime was announced in the 44th issue of the 2018 Weekly Shonen Jump magazine, it began airing in Japan on October 12, 2019 and ran for 25 episodes. A direct sequel to Season 3, this season continued covering the Shie Hassaikai Arc, the Remedial Course Arc, the U.A. School Festival Arc, and the Pro Hero Arc.
As had been done previously, this season was first confirmed to be in the works at the end of the final episode of season three, which had aired days before the Shonen Jump issue containing the announcement was released.
On May 26, 2019, the Japanese music label Legendoor announced that Yuki Hayashi had returned to compose the soundtrack for this season. Hayashi would later confirm this himself on social media just one week later.
On June 6, 2019, Funimation announced that it had acquired the season for international streaming through its FunimationNow service.
On June 16, 2019, it was announced that it will premiere on October 12, 2019.
List of Episodes
|Story Arc||# of Episodes||Original Air Date|
|Shie Hassaikai Arc |
(continued from Season 3)
|15 (Episodes 64 to 78)||Japanese: October 12, 2019 - January 25, 2020 |
English: November 9, 2019 - February 8, 2020
|Remedial Course Arc||3 (Episodes 78 to 80)||Japanese: January 25, 2020 - February 8, 2020 |
English: February 8, 2020 - TBD
|U.A. School Festival Arc||6 (Episodes 81 to 86)||Japanese: February 15, 2020 - March 21, 2020|
|Pro Hero Arc||2 (Episodes 87 to 88)||Japanese: March 28, 2020 - April 4, 2020|
As with the previous seasons, this season's soundtrack will be composed by Yuki Hayashi.
- This is the first time in which the show will not begin airing in Japan during the spring anime season. While this season will retain its timeslot on YTV and NTV, the baseball manga Mix aired in its stead during that time. 
- This also marks the first time in which this season will be airing during the fall.
- This season holds the most promotional teasers out of all seasons, with a current total of 9.
|Seasons||Season 1 • Season 2 • Season 3 • Season 4 • Season 5|
|Anime Films||My Hero Academia: Two Heroes • My Hero Academia: Heroes: Rising|
|Live-Action Films||Untitled Live-Action Hollywood Film|
|OVAs||Save! Rescue Training • Training of the Dead • All Might Rising|